you know, as far as fox news, what this points to is a broader, and i think more disconcerting trend, in terms of money, media, and influence. and you look at fox news. and again, this is a channel that -- let's remind our viewers donated $1 million to the u.s. chamber of commerce and $1.25 to the republican governor's association last year. that was precedent setting. now there's a confluence of media and money. if we are talking about free speech and democracy and the political process and transparency, i think it's a disturbing trend. >> what he's really done for himself is created a nightmarish bookkeeping task. he has to record every dime that comes into that pac, where it came from, occupation, address of who sent it, and then every penny he spends in that pac. we'll see how long he enjoys doing that. >> indeed we will. >> alex wagner, thank you for joining me tonight. >> thanks, lawrence. coming up -- american history bachmann style. the republican presidential candidate sticks to her own version of history, which provokes jimmy kimmel to present american history according to michele bachmann.